Mr Saj is another venue in Al Hamra District than many of you must be familiar with. Setup in 2007 it is nestled between the offices of Utopia Design and Paninos, just along the road from the Al Hamra Hospital in the 6th District. It sells Healthy food with an arabic style’ according to their web site.
Abu Zaid Restaurants specialize in Mutabag and Maasoob, both local Saudi Dishes that are a great alternative to the usual Shawurma or Franchised takeaways Jeddah has to offer. Some of the desserts on offer were in the past only served in Ramadan although now they are available all year round.
Once in Kuwait i tried this great Chinese restaurant called Noodle Factory. There i had this incredible cream of corn/chicken soup. Not that i can get the name right, but the soup was engraved in my taste buds and for over a year i couldn’t find it again anywhere.
Ismaeel Nakhuda wrote ‘A Turkish Delight’ for Arab News back in 2006. He recently submitted the article to Jeddah Food, here we have posted an extract of it where he reviews Al-Fairouz a Turkish Restaurant in Jeddah. A Link to the Full Article can be found here.
Balsamico is already an old favorite for those seeking a comfy environment and high quality Italian food. It’s been tucked away on Tahlia St. for as long as we can remember and never fails to hit the spot, no matter what you’re looking for.
Pass by any branch of Shezan and let the aroma of mixed spices drive you to the wonderful experience and delicacies of an Indian kitchen. Aside from being one of Jeddah’s few South Asian restaurants that is clean and with full professional service.
Want the closest thing to a Shawirma sandwich offered in downtown Beirut?I feel that Lebanese food is an over populated category in Jeddah. Yet many of the restaurants around deserve to be shut down for the crimes they commit on this great cuisine.
Yildizlar is probably one of Jeddah’s best Restaurants, they’ve certainly been on the scene long enough and remain a popular choice, especially at lunch times when you will often find it difficult to get a table as the restaurant fills up with business types.
La Cuisine Jeddah is located on Palestine Street, more or less opposite the Jamjoom Centre.An obsession with privacy presumably mandated the installation of an opaque glass frontage and entrance screens to shield diners from the glances of local pedestrians. The cuisine is French-influenced and therefore, careless of cholesterol, uses vast amounts of dairy products in […]
Il Villaggio Restaurants & Lounges is one of Jeddah’s finest Italian Restaurants and winner of Best Fine Dining Restaurant at the Saudi Tourism Awards in 2011. Located on Andalus Street, the large pink building is hard to miss, and is made up of Six Different Dining Areas/Restaurants, to allow for this please select the appropriate […]